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    Annual Fun day and Dog Showmore map
  • 17oct
    Stratford Upon Avon Racecourse - Collectionmore map
  • 17oct
    The Bread Basket Sycamore Road Bounville Green Bournevillemore
  • 18oct
    Walk at Stratford Upon on Racecoursemore map
  • 23oct
    The Grand Opening of the new Pets at Home Selly Oakmore
  • 24oct
    Just for Pets Coventrymore map
  • 31oct
    Halloween BBQ at Daybreaksmore map
  • 8nov
    Walk at Branston Water Parkmore map
  • 14nov
    Mell Square Street Collection and Road Showmore map
  • 14nov
    Pets at Home Stratford Upon Avonmore map
  • 15nov
    Walk at Stratford Upon on Racecoursemore map
  • 22nov
    Evesham Country Park Road Showmore map
  • 28nov
    Morrisons Supermarket Ruberymore map
  • 28nov
    Daybreaks' Got Talent!!more map
  • 28nov
    Avonvale Vets Stratfordmore map
  • 5dec
    Kingfisher Centre Redditchmore map
  • 6dec
    Walk at Sutton Park Banners Gatemore map
  • 12dec
    Webbs of Wychbold Garden Centremore map
  • 13dec
    Webbs of Wychbold Garden Centremore map
  • 19dec
    Melbicks Garden Centremore map
  • 20dec
    Melbicks Garden Centremore map
  • 20dec
    Stratford upon Avon Christmas Walkmore map
  • 28feb
    Walk at Sutton Park Banners Gatemore map
  • 13mar
    Dobbies Garden Centremore map
  • 22may
    Walk at Sutton Park Banners Gatemore map
  • 6aug
    Dobbies Garden Centremore map
  • 4sep
    Walk at Sutton Park Banners Gatemore map
  • 27nov
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Homing Procedure

Homing a Greyhound from Perry Barr RGT

By now, you have hopefully fallen in love with at least one of the dogs on the right, and are ready to take the next step. 'But what do I do next?' I hear you ask. Below is a step by step guide to homing a greyhound from Perry Barr Trust.

(If you'd just like to talk to our volunteers first about owning a greyhound, please come along and visit us at one of our roadshows on the left.)

Step One -

Contact Ruth or Kate on ( 0121 782 7702) and you can arrange a time to come to the kennels and view the dogs that are available for homing.

Step Two -

When you have chosen a dog we will take your details and one of our volunteers will call you within a couple of days to arrange a suitable time to do a home visit.

The home visit is a chance for you to ask any questions you may have about homing a greyhound . At the home visit you will be asked to answer a preset questionnaire about you and your home. Don't worry, we are not after your bank details and the family silver hiding place! - we just ask questions to ensure the dog will be going into a home where all the required Retired Greyhound Trust criteria are met, for instance if you are a single person living on the fifteenth floor of a block of flats in Birmingham city centre working twelve hour shifts, seven days a week, then maybe a dog is not for you! Obviously this is a ridiculous scenario but you get the gist of why the questions are needed.

Step Three -

If you have satisfied the requirements -it's all systems go! all the relevant paperwork can be filled in and you can take your new companion home with you.

So, as you can see it's as easy as One, Two, Three. (Hmmm don't know about that last bit it sounds a little corny)

Now here's the good news, all greyhounds homed by Perry Barr Trust come with four weeks' free pet insurance from Pet Plan, a collar , lead, muzzle and bowl are microchipped and are fully vaccinated, wormed, flea treated and neutered.

We also have greyhound coats, bowls and other items available for sale - all profit goes directly back to the Trust.

If you have any other questions you might need answering please feel free to e-mail us or alternatively give us a call. All contact details are on our contact page.

Please Note :- We do ask for a £25 reservation fee when a dog is chosen and we can unfortunately only reserve a dog for a maximum of 2 weeks .

Payments for adoption and merchandise can be accepted by cash, cheque or credit card.  The reservation fee is not refundable or transferable.  We ask for a donation of £150 to adopt a grey, so if you have paid £25 to reserve, the balance of £125 is due on the day of adoption.  Unfortunately we are not able to offer a refund in the unfortunate event of returning a dog once homed.